Board of Selectman

The Portland Board of Selectmen consisting of the First Selectman and six (6) other Selectmen are elected at the regular Town election for a term of two (2) years.  Their general powers and duties are governed by the Town Charter, Chapter IV.

The Deputy First Selectman shall serve as Acting First Selectman in the event of the temporary absence or temporary disability of the First Selectman.

Four (4) members of the Board of Selectmen shall constitute a quorum.

Number
Name
Position
Party
Term
1.

Ryan J. Curley

rcurley@portlandct.org

First Selectman
Republican
November 2021-2023
2.

John H. Dillon

Selectman
Democrat
November 2021-2023
3.

Michael S. Hernandez

mhernandez@portlandct.org

Selectman
Republican
November 2021-2023
4.

Robert W. Hetrick Jr.

Selectman
Republican
November 2021-2023
5.

Shaun P. Manning

Selectman
Undecided
November 2021-2023
6.

Michael A. Pelton

mpelton@portlandct.org

Deputy First Selectman
Republican
November 2021-2023
7.

Ralph R. Zampano

Selectman
Democrat
November 2021-2023